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Jon DiVello discussed his recent takeover of the residential and commercial operations on Shelter Island that were previously handled by Dan Binder.
And then there was one. But maybe not for long.
With the battle between Jon DiVello’s Shelter Island Environmental and Dan Binder’s Shelter Island Sanitation settled in December 2014 by a buyout of Mr. Binder’s household and commercial refuse operation, customers are now served by one carter. But that may change.
Skip Norsic is silent about his plans, but the Southampton-based Emil Norsic & Son, has filed a permit application to be a garbage hauler on the Island, according to Public Works Commissioner Jay Card Jr. (more…)
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The Center Post Office.
To the Editor:
One beautiful, wonderful weekend in Shelter Island has for the foreseeable future ruined my life. (more…)
AMBROSE CLANCY PHOTO | The residence on Charlie’s Lane that spurred an ongoing debate on house sizes in 2014.
In addition to major and ongoing issues this year, there were a number of other stories that consumed attention of town officials and residents.
Following an uproar from some residents concerned about the impact of large scale houses some feared would adversely affect the environment, the Town Board has begun a discussion about what if any steps should be taken to limit building sizes. (more…)
JO ANN KIRKLAND PHOTO | Dan Binder has sold half his carting business to his competitor.
After more than a year of wrangling in court, carters Dan Binder and Jon DiVello have reached an out of court settlement in which Mr. Binder has agreed to sell about half of his business — the home pickup service — to Mr. DiVello. (more…)
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Two Shelter Island carters will continue their court battle, but no on Tuesday, as had been expected.
The case of two clashing carters on Shelter Island that had been scheduled for trial Tuesday, October 7, has been adjourned at the request of the plaintiff’s attorney. (more…)